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  • Location:Budapest, Hungary
  • Duration:4 hours (approx.)

Budapest Food and Wine Tasting Tour

Take a gastronomic tour of Budapest on this 4-hour food and wine tasting experience. Escorted by a private guide, you’ll visit the city’s Great Market Hall and sample traditional Hungarian dishes, wine and spirits. You’ll be led on foot from each culinary stop to the next, enjoying the intimate feel of a small group setting. You’ll also receive insider tips on some of the best restaurants in the city.

Highlights

  • 4-hour small-group Hungarian food and wine tasting tour of Budapest
  • Market visit and introduction to Hungarian food, wines and spirits
  • Wine-tasting (3 wines) included
  • Enjoy delicious typical Hungarian food
  • Escorted by an English-speaking guide

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What You Can Expect

Budapest Food and Wine Tasting Tour

Budapest Food and Wine Tour

Your tour begins with a visit to Budapest’s Great Market Hall, where you’ll receive a helpful overview of the Hungarian produce. Your private guide will educate you about use of the country’s renowned paprika spice, as well as local meats and vegetables. Become a quick expert on how Hungarian meals are prepared while taking note of the ingredients called for in famous dishes.

After leaving the Great Market Hall, the next stop will take you through the city to the popular butchers and patisseries to sample classic delicacies like kolbasz (Hungarian sausage) and Dobos Torta, a sponge cake layered with chocolate butter cream and topped off with caramel. The delicacies provided will vary depending on the time of year that you visit.

After you have some food in your stomach, you’ll travel to a local shop for the wine-tasting portion of the tour. You’ll be offered three traditional Hungarian wines as your guide reveals the history and secrets behind each variety. The tour will conclude at a wine bar just a short walk from the Great Market Hall.

Customer Reviews

Stephen R

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2016

Sophia was the best tour guide, as we stopped through out Budapest to sample Hungarian food and drink. I highly recommend this tour, since you are educated on not only food and drink, but also the Hungarian culture, history and lifestyle.

LeAnn A

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2016

This was absolutely wonderful! Be sure not to eat before because there is so much to taste on this tour. Budapest is a lovely city and our guide was very informative as we walked. We tasted a good variety of regional favorites, food and beverages! The finally was wine tasting in a lovely wine cellar. We highly recommend this tour!

George M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Barbara was fantastic with here knowledge and dedication to the group. A great and enjoyable time.

Barbara S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

This was the best thing we did in Budapest! Our guide Gabriella was a delight and the small group size made this an exceptional tour. I highly recommend this tour.

Timothy J V

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

We met our guide at the Central Market in Budapest and she took us on an incredible eating and drinking tour. She was very knowledgable about all the food and wine we were served. And it was a lot of food. Don't eat breakfast. This tour was well worth the cost and would highly recommend it to anyone planning a visit to this beautiful city.

Lisa R

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

Very enjoyable. The tour guide was very knowledgable and very pleasant.

Holly H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

We had the best time in this tour. Suzie was our guide and she was very knowledgable! It was a lot of fun learning and tasting Hungarian food and wine! I highly recommend it and would do it again!

Stephanie W

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

I loved this tour. Our guide, Barbara was wonderful and we had two other really interesting members of our group, who made the event very enjoyable. I would highly recommend this tour.

Mercybnj

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

Very good

catylockard

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2015

We ate so much along this tour! Our tour guide was a delight!

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